The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Quantitative Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quantitative Risk Analyst
Rank 409 426 421
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Quantitative Risk Analyst 13 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.035% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.037% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 2
Median daily rate £825 £688 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Quantitative Risk Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20320 21442 22317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.04% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14519 15176 16085
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 341 443
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Quantitative Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Quantitative Risk Analyst in the job title.

Quantitative Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Quantitative Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Quantitative Risk Analyst across the London region.

Quantitative Risk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Quantitative Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quantitative Risk Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Quantitative Risk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Quantitative Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Quantitative Risk Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Quantitative Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (54.55%) Finance
1 18 (54.55%) Validation
2 17 (51.52%) Market Risk
3 15 (45.45%) C++
4 14 (42.42%) Front Office
4 14 (42.42%) C#
4 14 (42.42%) Mathematics
5 13 (39.39%) Quantitative Finance
6 10 (30.30%) Degree
6 10 (30.30%) Derivative
7 8 (24.24%) Physics
7 8 (24.24%) Retail
7 8 (24.24%) Risk Management
7 8 (24.24%) PhD
8 7 (21.21%) Java
8 7 (21.21%) Stress Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Credit Risk
9 6 (18.18%) Stochastic Modelling
9 6 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (15.15%) Analytics
10 5 (15.15%) QA
11 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (12.12%) Risk Analytics
11 4 (12.12%) Fixed Income
11 4 (12.12%) Python
11 4 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (9.09%) SQL
12 3 (9.09%) Grid Computing
12 3 (9.09%) Banking
12 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis

Quantitative Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Front Office
3 8 (24.24%) Retail
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) FpML
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Market Risk
2 14 (42.42%) Mathematics
3 10 (30.30%) Derivative
4 8 (24.24%) Physics
5 6 (18.18%) Credit Risk
6 4 (12.12%) Fixed Income
6 4 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (9.09%) Grid Computing
8 2 (6.06%) Equities
8 2 (6.06%) Statistics
9 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (3.03%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (3.03%) Economics
9 1 (3.03%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Validation
2 13 (39.39%) Quantitative Finance
3 8 (24.24%) Risk Management
4 7 (21.21%) Stress Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
5 6 (18.18%) Stochastic Modelling
6 5 (15.15%) Analytics
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.12%) Risk Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Monte Carlo Method
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk Modelling
9 2 (6.06%) Regression Analysis
10 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
10 1 (3.03%) Econometrics
10 1 (3.03%) Numerical Analysis
10 1 (3.03%) OO
10 1 (3.03%) OOP
10 1 (3.03%) Stochastic Calculus
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) C++
2 14 (42.42%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA